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  • Los albatros son los mejores planeadores marinos y pueden pasar vanos días volando continuamente.
  • Por ello, cada vez más autores y planeadores financieros recomiendan considerar el ahorro como una deuda con uno mismo.
  • El ingeniero inglés George Cayley (1773-1857) construye el primer planeador.

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    Word of the day fortissimo
    Pronunciation: fɔːˈtɪsɪməʊ
    (especially as a direction) very loud or loudly
    Cultural fact of the day


    A portero is a superintendent in an apartment building who looks after it, keeps it clean, delivers mail, and keeps an eye on comings and goings. Porteros often have an apartment in the building as part of their pay. The portero, and particularly the female portera, are part of popular culture. They have a reputation for being inquisitive and fond of gossip.